Andy Pettitte allowed 12 hits and five runs in five innings. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
After Friday's incredible comeback victory, the Yankees were flying high, but the Mets got to Andy Pettitte for five runs. Alex Rodriguez went deep in the second inning, but it was one of only four hits for the Bombers against starter Fernando Nieve in the second game of the Subway Series.
BATTING 2B: Wright, D (19, Pettitte), Santos, O (6, Pettitte), Church (10, Aceves, A). HR:
Santos, O (4, 2nd inning off Pettitte, 1 on, 2 out), Sheffield (7, 7th inning off Aceves, A, 0 on, 1 out). TB:
Sheffield 5; Santos, O 6; Castillo, L 2; Beltran 2; Wright, D 3; Tatis; Church 3; Martinez, F 2; Cora. RBI:
Santos, O 3 (21), Sheffield 2 (24), Tatis (13). 2-out RBI: Santos, O 3. Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Wright, D 2; Cora; Church; Martinez, F; Santos, O. SAC: Church. Team
RISP: 2-for-9. Team LOB: 11.
BATTING HR: Rodriguez, Al (9, 2nd inning off Nieve, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Jeter;
Gardner, B 2; Rodriguez, Al 4; Cabrera, Me. RBI: Rodriguez, Al (26), Jeter (28). 2-out
RBI: Jeter. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter; Damon. Team RISP:
1-for-3. Team LOB: 6.